Takata Pleads Guilty To Fraud In Air Bag ScandalJapanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. pleaded guilty to fraud Monday and agreed to pay $1 billion in penalties for concealing an air bag defect blamed for at least 16 deaths, most of them in the U.S.
Takata Agrees To Plead Guilty, To Pay $1B For Hiding Air Bag DefectTakata Corp. has agreed to plead guilty to a single criminal charge and will pay $1 billion in fines and restitution for concealing a deadly defect in its air bag inflators.
Ford Recalling 1.9 Million Vehicles To Replace Air BagsFord Motor Co. is recalling nearly 1.9 million vehicles in North America to replace faulty passenger-side front air bags made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp.
Honda To Expand Air Bag Recall NationwideUnder pressure from federal regulators, Honda is expanding a recall of driver's side air bags to all 50 states.
U.S. Investigating Honda For Incomplete ReportsFederal regulators are investigating whether Honda Motor Co. failed to report deaths and injuries that occurred in its vehicles.
Millions Of Autos Recalled Because Of Faulty Air BagsInjury or death by airbag -- it's a significant claim that auto manufacturers are taking seriously, as a growing number of individuals are hurt like Stephanie Erdman who barely survived.
Vehicles With Air Bag Problem That Should Be FixedThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issued an urgent plea to more than 4.7 million car owners whose air bag inflators have been recalled to get them repaired.
US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag PerformanceThe probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn't deploy.
GM Adds 842,000 Vehicles To Ignition Switch Recall, Fix Not Available Till AprilThe U.S. government's auto safety watchdog likely is looking into whether General Motors was slow to report problems that led to 13 deaths and a massive recall of small cars.
Horse Rescued After It Can't Stand UpFire crews are called in to help rescue a 23-hundred pound horse named Casey. The 29-year-old horse couldn't get back on her feet.